“Cummings, NSO serve up a fresh take on Handel’s “Messiah””

Posted on Dec 16, 2016 in Laurence Cummings, Reviews | No Comments
“Cummings, NSO serve up a fresh take on Handel’s “Messiah””

“This year the honor fell to Laurence Cummings…he brought an easy authority to the score, conducting from one of the two harpsichords in the orchestra, augmented nicely by portative organ in the larger pieces…In the hall’s vast acoustic it was a sound that never overwhelmed the ears and often required one to lean in and listen carefully.”

— Read more at Washington Classical Review.

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